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How To Boil Broccoli

How To Boil Broccoli

Broccoli is one of our favorite vegetables, mostly because of its nutrients and the ease of preparation.  Broccoli takes well to all sorts of cooking, microwaving, grilling, roasting, steaming, and of course, boiling.

Prep Time 2 minutes
Cook Time 1 minute
Servings 1 Person


  • 1 broccoli bunch
  • Pepper
  • Salt to taste
  • 1 Tbsp Water


  • Cut the broccoli head into florets
  • Wash the broccoli in cold water and drain.
  • Bring a pot of water to a boil. Add the broccoli florets, season with salt, and boil for 85 seconds
  • Drain into a colander and transfer to a plate.
  • Season with black pepper and dress with melted butter(optional).